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1,968 new Covid inpatients, 21 more deaths

1,968 new Covid inpatients, 21 more deaths

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published : 21 Aug 2022 at 09:10 updated: 21 Aug 2022 at 13:19 Commuters wear masks while waiting for buses along Charoen Krung Road. Despite a recent easing in the rules, the Public Health Ministry is still urging people to wear masks, keep washing their hands and maintain social distancing to prevent the spread of
Bangkok United make it two in a row with close win at Nongbua

Bangkok United make it two in a row with close win at Nongbua

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Prolific forward: Heberty Fernandes celebrates his goal. Bangkok United laboured to a narrow 1-0 victory over Nongbua Pitchaya in their second Thai League 1 match of the nascent season on Saturday night.A heavy downpour at Pitchaya Stadium left the pitch water-logged, making things difficult for both sides. Bangkok United dominated the game early but had
‘Few hurdles’ likely for revised cannabis law

‘Few hurdles’ likely for revised cannabis law

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Anutin: All parties had a say The bill to amend the present cannabis and hemp laws has been completed and will go before the House of Representatives for a second reading next week, said Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul.Mr Anutin on Satruday presided over a meeting on medical cannabis in Chiang Rai which was attended
Fed chief says more ‘pain’ ahead

Fed chief says more ‘pain’ ahead

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Jerome Powell defends tough action to bring inflation under control with higher interest rates US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell leaves a reception dinner at the Jackson Hole economic symposium in Wyoming on Thursday evening. On Friday he gave a highly anticipated speech in which he indicated that the Fed had to continue with tough
Sixth monkeypox case found in Maha Sarakham

Sixth monkeypox case found in Maha Sarakham

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Woman developed symptoms before arriving in Thailand from Qatar published : 26 Aug 2022 at 21:12 Dr Opas Karnkawinpong, director-general of the Department of Disease Control, says the patient in Maha Sarakham is being treated in hospital. Thailand’s sixth case of monkeypox has been confirmed in Maha Sarakham, the Department of Disease Control said on
Thonburi Healthcare chairman resigns after market ban

Thonburi Healthcare chairman resigns after market ban

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Dr Boon Vanasin sanctioned and fined over claims of Covid vaccine purchases that never materialised published : 26 Aug 2022 at 20:51 Dr Boon Vanasin, the founder and chairman of Thonburi Healthcare Group, caused a stir last year with a claim that he had arranged to buy millions of doses of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine. (Bangkok
Moderna sues Pfizer over Covid vaccine

Moderna sues Pfizer over Covid vaccine

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Decade-old company says pharma giant and partner BioNTech copied its patented mRNA technology Moderna is claiming in its patent infringement suit that the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine ultimately approved in the US has “the same exact mRNA chemical modification” used in vaccines Moderna had developed. (Reuters Photo) Moderna is suing Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech for
Woman freed after 3 days trapped in bathroom

Woman freed after 3 days trapped in bathroom

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Police break into house after being alerted by worried sister published : 26 Aug 2022 at 20:09 Police cut open the gate of a rowhouse whose owner was trapped inside her bathroom in the On Nut area of Bangkok on Thursday evening. (Police photo) Police have freed a woman who spent three days locked inside
Unjabbed Djokovic out of US Open

Unjabbed Djokovic out of US Open

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Three-time champion confirms Covid rules mean he won't play in season's final Grand Slam event published : 25 Aug 2022 at 22:14 Novak Djokovic acknowledges the fans after beating Kwon Soon-woo on the first day of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships in London in June. (AFP File Photo) NEW YORK: Former men’s world number one Novak
Ukrainian nuclear plant briefly disconnected

Ukrainian nuclear plant briefly disconnected

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Kyiv says continued Russian occupation of Zaporizhzhia site raises risk of disaster published : 25 Aug 2022 at 22:01 The Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the largest nuclear plant in Europe, is located just outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine. (Reuters File Photo) KYIV: Ukraine’s largest nuclear power plant was briefly